Author: Caleb SC

How We Can Renew Our Parishes

In August Canadian Father James Mallon will visit South Africa to speak about how to reform parishes to evangelise better. FR BRUCE BOTHA SJ looks at the book Fr Mallon wrote, and how it...

16th Sunday of the Year Reflection

Fr John Allen Green OFM – The apostles gathered together with Jesus and reported all they had done and taught.  He said to them, “Come away by yourselves to a deserted place and rest...

Synod: Youth Need a Church that Listens

Young Catholics are looking for a Church that listens to their concerns, accompanies them in discerning their vocations and helps them confront the challenges they face, said a working document for the upcoming Synod of Bishops on young people.

Sports on Sunday Ok, but Not to Skip Mass!

A new Vatican document cautions against the dangers of highly competitive children’s sports, political and economic pressures on athletes to win ‘“at all costs” and the unsportsmanlike or violent behaviour of fans. The document...